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Cairn Gorm Summit (nearest observation site to Sgor Gaoith)

Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Temperature (°C)
-4.5 ° -3.5 ° -3.8 ° -4.1 ° -4.2 ° -4.6 ° -4.8 ° -5.0 ° -4.1 ° -4.3 ° -4.0 ° -3.5 ° -4.3 ° -4.2 ° -4.7 ° -4.9 ° -5.5 ° -5.7 ° -6.0 ° -6.1 ° -6.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 37 44 N 41 56 NNW 47 64 NNW 41 59 NNW 41 60 NNW 44 52 NNW 43 53 NW 34 52 NW 38 46 NW 40 46 WNW 43 51 NW 37 47 WNW 36 44 WNW 36 41 NW 37 43 NW 38 48 WNW 39 49 NW 37 45 WNW 38 47 WNW 37 44 WNW 46 51
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
Humidity Expand
93% 95% 95% 95% 94% 93% 93% 93% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 93% 93% 92% 92% 91% 90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:33 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
Temperature (°C)
-5.7 ° -5.9 ° -5.8 ° -5.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 44 49 WNW 39 52 WNW 43 48 WNW 34 49
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
Humidity Expand
91% 91% 91% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:33 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aultbea 6.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 17.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 1.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 17.6 mm
Sunniest Exeter Airport 2 6.6 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

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